Asante Kotoko defender Habib Mohammed was chosen as Man of the Match as his aspect threw away a profitable place to attract at Berekum Chelsea.
The Porcupine Warriors led after 18 minutes when striker Kwame Poku directed in a cross from the left for the opener.
Mohammed, who was taking part in his first match of the season, was stable on the again to thwart all efforts by the house crew to grab the equalizer afterwards.
He scythed into tackles and did all of the mopping up on the again.
However Kotoko couldn’t maintain onto the lead and conceded a free-kick on the dying to get a degree.
Substitute Emmanuel Clottey smashed it in to beat goalkeeper Kwame Baah who had are available to interchange injured Felix Annan.